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Kansas City Chiefs: Preseason preview, week three

In this week’s third preseason matchup, the Kansas City Chiefs will take on the Tennessee Titans at Arrowhead Stadium. The game begins at 7 p.m. CDT and will feature the Chiefs’ starters into the second half. This also marks the last game before NFL teams are required to cut their rosters from 90 to 75 players, as the deadline is Tuesday, September 1 at 3 p.m. CDT. For a handful...
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AFC Notes: Chiefs, Jets, Patriots, & Texans

Chiefs Adam Teicher writes that while the Chiefs could consider trading one of their cornerbacks due to their depth at the position, Sean Smith‘s three-game suspension complicates the situation for Kansas City. Teicher gets the impression that Josh Mauga will start next to ILB Derrick Johnson. However, Teicher admits that fourth-round pick Ramik Wilson could ... ...
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Chiefs showing interest in 2016 college prospect LB Reggie Ragland

The Kansas City Chiefs have shown an interest in 2016 college prospect linebacker Reggie Ragland, who is one of the top linebackers in the country, and teams are already inquiring on what type of person they would be getting. His coach from Madison (Ala.) Bob Jones High, Kevin Rose, said that he has been receiving letters from NFL teams such as the Chiefs and  Raiders looking...
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Chiefs' linebacker Dee Ford didn't break his rib, after all

The Chiefs thought Dee Ford cracked a rib last week against the Seahawks.This week, the highly-regarded linebacker will suit up against the Titans after tests revealed he's totally fine."He just had a bruise, it was just a bruise," head coach Reid told reporters. "Initially, it looked like that on the MRI, but it wasn't a break once they looked at it."A bruised rib is better than...
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WATCH: Chiefs' Jamaal Charles steals the show in a wacky web ad

Jamaal Charles called himself the LeBron James of football because he can do it all on the gridiron.Apparently, that includes acting. Check out the Chiefs' star running back play professor in this hilarious online commercial:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DWPxXEgpI4AIt gets even better, Chiefs fans. Remember when Charles dressed up like Rick James? Here's why:https://www.youtube...
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Mathis Signing Gives Chiefs Option at Guard

The Chiefs leadership will get a good look at a potential band-aid on Friday night. Andy Levitre’s days in Tennessee may be coming to an end. His salary could push him out now that he’s been put down on the second string. Noise has begun growing about the Titans parting ways with Levitre. It is likely an attempt to generate from a guard-hungry team like the Chiefs. Nevertheless...
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DC Bob Sutton says pass defense 'moving in the right direction'

Kansas City Chiefs defensive coordinator Bob Sutton will have to deal not having Sean Smith to start the season while the starting cornerback serves a three-game suspension. Sutton said the play of young cornerbacks Phillip Gaines and rookie Marcus Peters could help the secondary survive Smith's absence. "We're moving in the right direction," Sutton said, via ESPN. "We've...
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Chiefs plan on putting Chris Conley to work against the Titans

Chris Conley dipped his toe in the NFL waters last weekend in his preseason debut.Now, head coach Andy Reid wants to push the rookie wide receiver into the deep end to see if he can swim.The Georgia product is in line to play major minutes against the Tennessee Titans on Friday, according to ESPN's Adam Teicher. “His play will increase this week," offensive coordinator Doug Pederson...
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Kansas City Chiefs: 2015 Second half game-by-game predictions

(arrowheadaddict.com) The Chiefs are primed for a strong showing in 2015. After starting the season off, at what I believe to be 5-3, the team could have an even better second half on their way to the playoffs and potentially ownership of the AFC West. Week 9: Sunday, November 8 BYE WEEK Week 10: Sunday, November 15 at Denver Broncos After starting the first half of the season...
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The Chiefs Practice Squad Under Reid

Practice squads in the NFL are made up of ten players that a team believes can develop into something more. If the players perform well they can be immediately elevated to the roster and they have the benefit of already knowing the system. Today, we will cover the rules, eligibility, and how the Chiefs have handled the practice squad skillfully since the arrival of Andy Reid.Here...
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LOOK: This picture of Andy Reid and Clark Hunt is adorable

Andy Reid and Chiefs red have always seemed like a match made in heaven — or a match made in a Kool-Aid pitcher, at least — but little did I know, it could get even better … AROUND COVER32 Top 10: The NFL’s second-tier fan bases QB Rankings: How the 32 starters would react to getting benched Power Rankings: How all 32 teams stack up in terms of general interest Fantasy Preview...
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Chiefs' Knile Davis could hold key to running success

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- There may be no more valuable player on the Kansas City Chiefs than Jamaal Charles, the game-breaking running back with the slick moves and world-class speed. His success this season could be closely tied to that of Knile Davis. The Chiefs have given Charles a remarkably light load in training camp and preseason games in an effort to keep him healthy, and that...
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Kansas City Chiefs position preview: Defensive backs

In this final installment of the 2015 Kansas City Chiefs’ position preview series, I will be breaking down the defensive backs. Coming off a strong effort in 2014, the Chiefs were tied for second in both passing yards allowed per game, with 203.3 yards, and points allowed per game, with 17.6. In addition, the Chiefs didn’t allow a 300 yard passer the entire season, due in large...
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Chiefs' Knile Davis could hold key to running success

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) There may be no more valuable player on the Kansas City Chiefs than Jamaal Charles, the game-breaking running back with the slick moves and world-class speed. His success this season could be closely tied to that of Knile Davis. The Chiefs have given Charles a remarkably light load in training camp and preseason games in an effort to keep him healthy, and that...
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There isn’t a ‘LeBron James of football,’ and there never will be

Jamaal Charles and Adrian Peterson both think they’re the “LeBron James of Football.” Both are wrong, and here’s why. 1. A running back can’t be a LeBron — The last two seasons were the most pass-heavy campaigns in NFL history. The face of almost every team is the quarterback. If being the LeBron of the league means being the face of the league, there’s no way Charles...
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Chiefs' Jeremy Maclin is not happy with his speed rating on 'Madden 16'

If Jeremy Maclin torches your team's secondary, blame EA Sports.The video game developers put a chip on Maclin's shoulder with their latest 'Madden' release.https://twitter.com/jmac___19/status/636285991599214596?lang=enhttps://twitter.com/jmac___19/status/636287000874618880?lang=enMaclin is right to feel slighted. 'Madden 16' has shortchanged more than one Chiefs' star when it comes...
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Brandt: Chiefs' Peters is Defensive Rookie of the Year material

NFL Media's Gil Brandt has already picked the Chiefs to win the AFC East in 2015.He thinks highly of first-round pick Marcus Peters, too. The longtime NFL analyst and front office man thinks the Washington product is the odds-on favorite for Defensive Rookie of the Year."To me, Peters was the most talented cornerback in the draft, and I think he slipped to 18th overall because other...
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Why didn't the Chiefs pursue new Broncos OL Evan Mathis?

Andy Reid stuck to his guns when it came to his team's non-pursuit of guard Evan Mathis.He was right; the Chiefs never pursued Reid's old pupil. The division rival Broncos did -- and they added a Pro Bowl-caliber player that Reid could've easily lured.Mathis isn't exactly raking in the dough in Denver. The 33-year-old took a pay cut from his earlier Eagles deal to sign in Denver...
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Adrian Peterson forced to clarify comparing himself to LeBron

Adrian Peterson was essentially compelled to clarify a seemingly throwaway quote he made during a sideline interview of a preseason game this week when he was asked about how he touted himself the LeBron James of football over the weekend. The Minnesota Vikings running back, who the team is holding out of all its preseasaon games, was being interviewed on the sideline during Saturday’s...
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Chiefs dealing with mounting number of nagging injuries

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs have not had that moment in training camp or preseason when everyone notices a player hobbling to the sideline or flat on the field, and there is a collective gasp. Nothing like the knee injury that will sideline Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson for the season, or the ankle injury to Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey. But while the Chiefs...
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Legends of the Fall: Kansas City Chief Len Dawson

There have been a ton of amazing players over the years for the Kansas City Chiefs franchise but it is hard to argue that Len Dawson wasn’t the very best of them. Dawson played college football at Purdue where he threw for over 3000 yards in his three seasons. He was the start of what is now known as the “Cradle of Quarterbacks” to come out of Purdue including two other Super...
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QB Alex Smith says Chiefs’ offense will go deep early and often this season

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith has been a game manager who hasn't looked deep to often since joining the team, but the addition of Jeremy Maclin and a new emphasis on offense to throw deeper routes, has the signal caller ready to let it fly.  "Absolutely. I think two things: For one, the deep ball for sure is something that gets a lot of attention," Smith said, via...
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Andy Reid praises second-year LB Dee Ford: 'I thought he held his own'

Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid took a moment to talk about second-year linebacker Dee Ford after his performance against the Seahawks this past weekend. Ford had to sit and watch behind two of the best pass rushers in the business with Justin Houston and Tamba Hali in 2014, but is expected to have a much larger role his season. “We wanted to give Dee just a start here...
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Kansas City Chiefs: 2015 Preseason & Players to Watch

Being a Kansas City Chiefs fan isn’t only exhilarating because you get to support some of the strongest, best, and most humble players in the NFL, but because the fan base set the Guinness World Record for the loudest stadium with 142.2 decibels. While Seattle fans think that they have the loudest stadium, they’re wrong. Yes, they follow closely behind with 137.6 decibels, but...
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Kansas City Chiefs: 2015 First half game-by-game predictions

  (examiner.com) The Kansas City Chiefs missed the playoffs in 2014 after falling to the Indianapolis Colts in the divisional round the year prior. The Chiefs have big hopes for the upcoming season and will look to achieve their first postseason victory for the first time since January of 1994. Week 1: Sunday, September 13 at Houston Texans The Chiefs open the season against the...
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